Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:
Leading an applications development team that maintains, improves
upon, and/or develops new local and/or corporate systems for an
Utilizing in-depth knowledge of a particular configuration of
hardware, software, and supporting equipment; designs, develops and
implements local and/or corporate systems appropriate to meet user
department needs as outlined in user department requests.
Maintaining awareness of the capabilities and limitations of the
particular system’s environment.
Developing concepts for hardware, software or network upgrades or
additions based on operational issues, customer needs, customer
impacts, and/or industry trends.
Fostering and maintaining a close relationship with the functional
department to which support is being provided in order to understand
and anticipate their needs for computer based capabilities.
Under the guidance of the appropriate manager, working with the
appropriate user department staff to define capabilities for the
effective use of information in accomplishment of the department’s
business and strategic goals.
Coordinating with other members of the Financial Products Division
(FPD) Information Services staff; software vendors and the appropriate
manager to achieve goals and objectives.
Ensuring that assigned systems are functioning properly.
In the event a malfunction should occur, ensuring that the problem is
addressed and resolved in a timely and efficient manner.
Communicating new projects and project results to appropriate manager.
Providing assistance and training to users and other systems personnel
in the understanding and use of programs and systems.
Remaining abreast of changes in technology.
Notifying management of changes, which may impact systems performance.
Recommending solutions and coordinates approved changes.
This position is needed based on the current project load and horizon
-- compliance, regulatory issues, IL tweaks, CBC support, CRM and FE.
4-year college or university degree and a minimum of 7 years exempt
experience in information services.
Advanced knowledge of and the demonstrated ability to apply data
processing philosophies and techniques.
Unidata, Pick Basic, Universe experience and Unix Shell Scripting knowledge
InfoLease, InfoLease processes, such as · USI (Universal Set-up
Interface) · IDS Rapport would be nice, our Finance Express is similar
InfoLease Credit App -to- Contract Functionality
An understanding of XML
Someone who knows what a cron-job is
Advanced knowledge of and the demonstrated ability to apply the
various programming languages or financial systems used by the
Financial Products Division (FPD) Information Services staff.
Demonstrated ability to train and advise employees on the use of
computers and software packages.
Demonstrated knowledge of procedures and operations of the functional
Advanced ability to motivate coworkers to achieve objectives.
Advanced ability to successfully lead program and/or software project
Advanced knowledge of computer hardware, interfacing of software,
desktop support, telecommunications concepts and Data Base Management
Advanced ability to identify systems deficiencies and recommend and
develop new software/programs to correct the deficiencies.
Advanced ability to identify and correct systems problems in a timely manner.
Knowledge of computer operations systems.
Demonstrated ability to reinforce high quality standards driven by
Advanced knowledge of computer software and how to implement such software.
Advanced ability to resolve mechanical/technical problems with
emphasis on troubleshooting. Advanced ability to work independently.
Demonstrated ability to create and maintain an environment conducive
to collaboration across corporate business units and service
Advanced ability to listen to others and communicate effectively.
Advanced ability to perform programming in the various languages used by FPD.
Must be a self-starter.
Desired Qualifications: Knowledge of the finance industry and
experience in project leadership is desired.